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The average weight of the armadillo is 4kg - 30kg (9lbs - 66lbs). These mammals usually live 4 - 12 years. Armadillo (dasypodidae) has a size 36cm - 75cm (14in - 30in). Armadillo is a mammal that lives in forest and grasslands. It has a boney plates skin type. The diet is omnivore. The top speed it is able to reach is 48km/h (30mph).

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Facts about armadillos
NameArmadillo
LifestyleSolitary
TypeMammal
Skin TypeBoney plates
Average Litter Size4
KingdomAnimalia
PredatorsBear, wolf, coyote
PhylumChordata
Life Span4 - 12 years
ClassMammalia
DietOmnivore
Main PreyInsects, ants, termites
Conservation StatusEndangered
Top Speed48km/h (30mph)
Scientific NameDasypodidae
ColourPink, grey, black
Weight4kg - 30kg (9lbs - 66lbs)
GenusDasypus
OrderCingulata
HabitatForest and grasslands
Size (L)36cm - 75cm (14in - 30in)
Distinctive FeaturesArmoured plated skin and can curl into a ball
FamilyDasypodidae
Image Details
Description Armadillo picture. Nikki Skeleton: Articulating Crafts: Armadillo Pendants
Width 1520 pixels
Heigh 1080 pixels
File type JPG
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